# Award-Winning Algebra Tutors in Northbrook, IL

## Stephen

Certified Algebra Tutor in Northbrook, IL

...GRE prep for those interested in going to graduate school. Additionally I have taught English grammar, reading, and conversational skills to ESL students in Chicago, Ecuador, and Colombia. While I tutor a number of subjects, I particularly enjoy helping students with standardized test strategy and following their scores as they increase towards their goal. When I tutor, I aim to lead students to an answer by example so that they can see the reasoning involved...

### Education & Certification

Grinnell College - Bachelor in Arts, Computer Science

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

High School English

Computer Science

Arithmetic

+67 subjects## Andrew

Certified Algebra Tutor in Northbrook, IL

...I have taught all high school subjects (Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, Algebra 2, Precalculus, AP Calculus AB, AP Statistics, and Finite Math) and prepared students for the ACT, SAT, SAT subject tests, AP exams, and college placement exams. When tutoring, I will start by showing students good examples and all the steps, but by the end of the session, the student is showing me all the steps without any assistance. We both need to be confident that...

### Education & Certification

University of Notre Dame - Bachelor of Science, Math

Northwestern University - Masters, Math Education

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

SAT Mathematics

AP Statistics

Statistics

+32 subjects## Sarah

Certified Algebra Tutor in Northbrook, IL

...successfully helped several students gain admittance to selective enrollment high schools and highly competitive universities such as the University of Michigan, Georgetown University, Northwestern and the University of Chicago. (I'm also an alum of the University of Notre Dame and the University of Michigan, so I'll be sure you not only do well on the test, but that you'll be ready for the work once you're a freshman.) I hope that we can work together...

### Education & Certification

University of Notre Dame - Bachelors, Psychology

Providence College - Masters, Secondary Education

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

5th Grade Math

Chemistry

ACT Science

+48 subjects## Igor

Certified Algebra Tutor in Northbrook, IL

...use familiar analogies as needed to paint a picture of the models students should imagine to successfully solve problems and wrap their heads around the concepts. After learning with me, you will be able to navigate any problem because you will know the subject backwards and forwards, from the ground up. I have three years of experience tutoring high school and college students algebra, calculus, SAT/ACT, physics and chemistry. I have a bachelor's degree from...

### Education & Certification

University of Wisconsin - Bachelor of Science, Chemical Engineering AND Chemistry

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

SAT Writing and Language

SAT Math

ACT Science

+55 subjects## Shivam

Certified Algebra Tutor in Northbrook, IL

...prep for AP and ACT exams. Those sessions really helped me, and that is what inspired me to become a tutor and help others. I also have a huge passion for math. I have loved and excelled at it since elementary school. I'm doing a minor in mathematics at college because I enjoy the subject so much. I try to make sure my students walk away with something from each session. I hold myself to...

### Education & Certification

University of Michigan-Ann Arbor - Bachelor of Science, Computer Sciense

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

ACT Math

College Computer Science

Arithmetic

+23 subjects## Kosta

Certified Algebra Tutor in Northbrook, IL

...student, and I can tell that the information has really clicked. It is really a privilege to be a part of the learning process for students. I try to make the learning process fun and engaging, and really hone in on which style works for each student. I am goal-oriented, and I like creating a plan with students and parents to take proper steps in reaching those goals. I spend my free time biking, reading...

### Education & Certification

University of Michigan - Bachelor of Science, Industrial and Operations Engineering

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

English

Math

College English

+4 subjects## Michelle

Certified Algebra Tutor in Northbrook, IL

I have taught English at both high school and college levels. I have taught reading to children ranging between kindergarten and adulthood.

### Education & Certification

Washington University in St Louis - Bachelor in Arts, English Lit and American Studies

Auburn University - Master of Arts, English

Northwestern University - Master of Science, Secondary Education

National-Louis University - Masters, Reading Specialist, Educational Leadership

State Certified Teacher

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

Writing

ACT Writing

English

+19 subjects## Matt

Certified Algebra Tutor in Northbrook, IL

...education ranges from teaching in a traditional classroom setting and non-traditional settings to children and adults. Being fluent in Spanish, I have experience teaching Spanish to English speakers and English to Spanish speakers. I have a huge passion for music, and have been playing guitar for 12 years. I truly believe that everyone can learn and succeed given the right support and structure and it would be my pleasure to have the opportunity to assist...

### Education & Certification

Saint Xavier University - Bachelor in Arts, Mass Communications

Loyola University-Chicago - Master of Arts, Elementary Education

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

Math

English

Reading

+31 subjects## Dilara

Certified Algebra Tutor in Northbrook, IL

...Grades students. My favorite subjects are Pre-Algebra, Algebra1-2, Advanced Algebra, Pre-Calculus, Trigonometry, Calculus, Trigonometry and Geometry. I tutor all different age group of students. I have students from 5th Grades through College students, honor students and students who have ADD and ADHD. My academic backround includes Bachelor's Degree in Mathematics and Master's Degree in Mathematics Education. I have strong command of Math knowledge and fun ways of Math teaching. I would like to help you...

### Education & Certification

Hacettepe University - Bachelors, Mathematics

Balikesir University - Masters, Mathematics Education

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

Elementary School Math

GED

ACT

+20 subjects## Rajiv

Certified Algebra Tutor in Northbrook, IL

...yet they do need to be effective in it no matter what career they eventually pursue. To push that philosophy, my teaching style is Socratic. Students learn best by teaching and doing, not by being spoon fed information. Certainly, sometimes they need a helping hand, and other times they need to be in an environment like tutoring where they are allowed to be wrong without penalty. Failure is a vital step of learning. Outside of...

### Education & Certification

University of Michigan - Bachelor of Science, Electrical Engineering

University of Michigan - Master of Science, Industrial and Operations Engineering

### Tutoring Subjects

Algebra

English

College Algebra

Electrical and Computer Engineering

+52 subjects